Fun local winter activities to do this winter
By Renee Forsyth Winter is a favorite season for many, and fun holiday activities come along with it. There are many fun activities in the Chicagoland area that can be enjoyed by all age groups. Below are some of the top winter activities nearby. Illumination: Morton Arboretum This outstanding experience has lights farther than the […]
Can you finish these Christmas song lyrics?
By Kyra Swims CAN YOU FINISH THESE ICONIC CHRISTMAS SONGS? “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” “From now on our troubles will be miles ____.” “Deck The Halls” “Deck the halls with boughs of _____ fa la la la la la la la la!” “Holly Jolly Christmas” “Have a holly, jolly Christmas; it’s the […]
By Abby Hill Which astrology symbol is in December? Pisces Capricorn Virgo Aquarius The birthstone of December is Turquoise. True False The Germans made the first artificial Christmas trees out of ____________________. Bread crusts Shredded paper Dyed goose feathers Wolf hair December 4 is International __________ Day Duck Appreciation World Whale Free Hug Chocolate Mint […]
Treats to bake in December
By Claire Gearhart In some households, baking is almost considered a religious experience during the holiday season. Baking provides an outlet for getting together and for exploring a more creative side. But what baking treats are a bust, and which ones will bring the family together? Which ones will have the mouth dancing and which […]